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NIH Grant & Reports Requirements

NIH requirements for publishing and depositing into PubMed Central. Details on journal publisher services, MyBib compliance, and BioSketch creation.

Overview: A biosketch is used to highlight an individual’s qualifications for specific roles in a project proposal. NIH requires a biosketch from key persons applying for or renewing grants.


Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae (SciENcv) is a tool to help you develop your curriculum vitae and can be used to assist in formatting your biosketch.

Why use SciENcv?

  • Eliminates the need to repeatedly enter biosketch information manually
  • Reduces administrative burden
  • Use data from multiple research agencies

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